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Asad Umar committed to bringing PayPal to Pakistan

Finance Minister Asad Umar has said that the government is committed to bringing Paypal to Pakistan.  The minister denied the reports that the PTI government is hampering the process. “PayPal has neither stuck at my desk nor at any other government institution. In fact, we are chasing PayPal for the breakthrough,” Asad Umar ...

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PepsiCo plans to invest $1b in Pakistan

The PepsiCo is planning to invest $1 billion in Pakistan, the company’s Vice President Krista Pilot said Monday. Pilot met Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry in Dubai. She told the minister that her company intends to invest $1 billion in Pakistan’s food sector. She said that the PepsiCo will invest in ...

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Gold inching closer to its all-time high

The price of gold has been increasing for the last four days and the precious metal is now trading close to its all-time high. Gold prices have increased by Rs750 per tola since February 5 and a tola is now trading at Rs67,850 per tola, according to data compiled by ...

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Dollar on the rise, reaches Rs139.2

After hitting a two-month low on Friday, the US dollar was up by 90 paisa in the open market on Monday, rising sharply over the last two days. The green back was trading at Rs139.2, a notable rise from the Friday’s rate of 138.3, when it was hovering at its ...

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To please IMF, Islamabad plans to rip off Sindh

Yes, it is here. It is happening. The Centre is planning to rip off Sindh. It wants to slash Sindh’s spending on the welfare of its people (schools, hospitals, parks, roads, power projects) because it has to please the International Monetary Fund to secure a fresh loan program.  You may ...

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